Aug 11, 2022

Weekend-Only Registered Nurse - Medical Unit (Days) *Sign-on Bonus Available*

  • Augusta Health
  • Fishersville, VA 22939, USA
Full-time General Nursing

Job Description

Description:

The Medical unit at Augusta Health is a 54 bed medical-surgical unit. Nurses on this unit care for adult patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical problems. The patient population on Medical includes renal, pulmonary, infectious disease, GI issues, hospice, and more. As a RN on our unit, you will be accountable for the coordination of direct patient care, education, and serve as the leader of the patient care team. You will obtain a strong knowledge base and feel competent to provide care in diverse and flexible settings. By working on Medical; you will have immediate opportunities to be a part of shared governance and lead changes within organizational nursing practice. Our team strives to provide excellent quality care to each and every patient to ensure they have the best patient experience while with us.

We currently have a Dayshift Weekend Only Registered Nurse (RN) position open on our Medical unit. The Registered Nurse is accountable for the coordination of direct patient care, education, and serves as a leader of the patient care team. The RN will work closely with an interdisciplinary team to deliver high quality patient care. A sign-on bonus of up to $10,000 is available for qualified candidates. Compensation: (Experience-based RN rate and $8.00) + Shift differential.

Come join the Augusta Health team located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley in Fishersville, VA. Augusta Health is an independent, community hospital recognized as one of Healthgrades’ 50 Best Hospitals in America. Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of our community through access to excellent care. We build trust and peace of mind through our core values of patient-and community-centeredness, professionalism, excellence, and teamwork.

Requirements

  • Currently licensed or eligible to be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Minimum of one year of RN experience in an acute care setting required
  • BSN or ADN currently enrolled in a BSN program preferred
  • BLS certification required
  • Positive attitude, with enthusiasm for caring for our community
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective time management skills

Some benefits of working at Augusta Health include:

  • Insurance package including health, dental, and vision
  • Retirement savings helping you to plan for your future
  • Generous paid time off to promote work life balance
  • Free onsite parking
  • 24/7 armed security to ensure your safety
  • Shift and weekend differentials
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Clinical ladder career path program
  • Shared governance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Onsite child care
  • Augusta Health Fitness Reimbursement Program
  • Individualized orientation with dedicated preceptor
  • Onsite credit union
  • Employee discounts including the cafeteria, gift shop, pharmacy, and movie tickets

Company Information
Augusta Health is a mission-driven, independent, nonprofit, community health system located in Fishersville Virginia in Virginia’s scenic Shenandoah Valley. Augusta Health offers a full continuum of inpatient and outpatient which includes Augusta Medical Center a 255 bed inpatient facility and Augusta Medical Group which is comprised of 40 practice locations and four urgent care locations.

Equal Opportunity
Augusta Health recruits, hires and promotes qualified candidates for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran or military discharge status, and family medical or genetic information.